Quinnipiac defeats Fairfield 80-72
FEB 13, 2014 11:33p ET
Quinnipiac took off to a 16-1 lead never trailed thereafter. The Stags got as close as four with 6:58 left in the game. The Bobcats responded with a 7-0 run to lead by 11 with 5:27 remaining. Fairfield got no closer than eight after that.
Ousmane Drame added 17 points and Shaq Shannon and Evan Conti 10 each for the Bobcats. Conti started in place of Umar Shannon, the Bobcats' third-leading scorer at 14.5 points per game, who was out with a concussion.
Quinnipiac went to the free-throw line 51 times, making 31.
Maurice Barrow scored 18 points and K.J. Rose 18 for Fairfield (5-21, 2-13).